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The Long Haul
We’d been told to expect meteor showers on our first night out of Bermuda, so Sue and I were eyes-alert to the black sky when a green light, round like a traffic light, erupted from the sea 300 yards off our starboard bow. It arced toward us and Sala
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The Link to Shore
Much has been said and written about preparing your vessel for an off shore passage, but few think about the importance of having good shoreside support set up before heading out to sea. Almost all off shore racing teams have sophisticated onshore su
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A Farewell to Paper
It’s goodbye to the paper chart, at least those produced by NOAA. The agency’s Office of Coast Survey is soliciting comments on plans to completely phase out the production of paper charts and associated products within five years Its tighter focus o